MSc in Risk & Finance

EDHEC Business School

Program Description

MSc in Risk & Finance

EDHEC Business School

The MSc in Risk & Finance, a 13-month part-time programme offered from London and Singapore, is designed for:

  • professionals in the investment management industry wishing to progress or maintain leadership
  • finance practitioners contemplating lateral moves
  • high-potential graduates for an international career in finance

Formatted to be compatible with professional schedules, the programme prepares participants for decisions in financial markets (pricing and hedging financial instruments, assessing and selecting investments) and familiarises them with the fundamentals of risk management. It also prepares them for key corporate finance decisions as determining funding needs and managing cash and risks in an international environment.

The programme benefits from the school's ambitious research policy.

The programme also offers students the opportunity to prepare for a professionnal certification, GARP's Financial Risk Manager (FRM) professional certification Part I.

Learning outcomes

  • Master analytical and quantitative techniques for valuation and risk management of financial instruments including derivative instruments
  • Assess corporate finance issues and conduct financial statement analysis, investment analysis and company valuation
  • Perform skillful financial risk management through use of key principles and tools

Duration

13 months

Careers

The EDHEC Business School Career Centre is the one-stop shop for career development and offers a programme specifically designed to help students define and achieve their career goals: the TI&CD – Talent Identification & Career Development.

The Career Centre organises numerous events to help students mastering their career plan:

  • Individual coaching
  • Career Days: sessions and workshops on recruitment processes and the market
  • Recruiting events: career Fair in paris, career Days, Graduate programme Day, Audit Days
  • Networking with professionals
  • Alumni spotlights & mock interviews
  • Business games
  • Career chats
  • Job and internship offers

Fine-tune your career plan

The Career Centre assists students in designing their job search strategy. Unique in Europe, the TI&CD programme evaluates and assesses students' strenghts and areas of improvement on 10 managerial competencies defined by international recruiters.

Entry Requirements

A COMPREHENSIVE CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

The EDHEC Business School Career Centre is the one-stop shop for career development and offers a programme specifically designed to help students define and achieve their career goals: the TI&CD – Talent Identification & Career Development.

The Career Centre organises numerous events to help students mastering their career plan:

  • Individual coaching
  • Career Days: sessions and workshops on recruitment processes and the market
  • Recruiting events: career Fair in paris, career Days, Graduate programme Day, Audit Days
  • Networking with professionals
  • Alumni spotlights & mock interviews
  • Business games
  • Career chats
  • Job and internship offers


Last updated December 23, 2015
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